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Road closed after ‘serious collision’ between car and lorry

PUBLISHED: 10:18 14 August 2020 | UPDATED: 17:02 14 August 2020

The A149 near Stalham Tesco has been shut after a crash between a lorry and a car. Picture: Google Streetview

The A149 near Stalham Tesco has been shut after a crash between a lorry and a car. Picture: Google Streetview

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A busy Norfolk road has been closed following a “serious collision” between a car and a lorry.

Police are currently on the scene on the A149 at Stalham.

Emergency services were called just before 8.40am on Friday following the crash near Tesco.

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The incident happened near the main entrance to the supermarket opposite the petrol station.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue sent three appliances to the scene from Stalham, Wroxham and Gorleston, they made the scene safe and released those inside both vehicles using hydraulic rescue equipment.

Most of the scene has now been cleared with a recovery vehicle currently attempting to remove the truck.

The road is still closed in both directions and police are advising drivers to avoid the area if possible.

More to follow.


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